The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 27 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing VPN 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.75% 10.77% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% 14.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
VPN
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochdale region.

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 85.00% 73.85% 73.91%
Number of salaries quoted 68 40 33
Median salary £50,000 £31,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochdale region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

VPN
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPN across the Rochdale region.

VPN Salary Trend in Rochdale

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing VPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Rochdale region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Broadband
1 8 (100.00%) SNMP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) IPv6
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) Nagios
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) VRRP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Huawei
1 8 (100.00%) Brocade
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) LLU
1 8 (100.00%) ZyXEL
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM

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Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Broadband
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) IPv6
1 8 (100.00%) Junos
1 8 (100.00%) LLU
1 8 (100.00%) MRTG
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) SNMP
1 8 (100.00%) TACACS
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) VRRP
1 8 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (75.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
1 4 (50.00%) Lead Designer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Designer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (100.00%) Network Management
2 6 (75.00%) Network Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Cacti
1 8 (100.00%) Nagios
1 8 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) RANCID
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
1 8 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Brocade
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 8 (100.00%) Foundry
1 8 (100.00%) Huawei
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) ZyXEL